Monthly Archives: October 2013

Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 26th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Platforms and Integration in Statistical Research. This post analyzes two approaches using the debate in the technology world over which approach is better, the Apple integrative model or the Google/Microsoft modular platform model. Link1 & Link2

2. Inspiring women in science and technology. In this website, […]

By |Friday, October 25 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 26th 2013)

Assessment Report: Master’s Thesis (second part)

Today I want to share with you the second document that I have created from a review of information from various universities for evaluation of Master’s Thesis by the advisor of the Master Thesis. I hope you find it useful … All comments are welcome to improve it. One more thing, I’m sorry but […]

By |Wednesday, October 23 2013|Teaching|Comments Off on Assessment Report: Master’s Thesis (second part)

Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. Altmetrics. Several researchers have investigated how the classical methods for assessing scientific research have become outdated. This post introduces the concept altmetrics and alt-products. Link

2. Comment isn’t free. This post exposes how uncivil comments posted under an online news article about nanotechnology could shape readers’ […]

By |Friday, October 18 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 19th 2013)

Paperpile: A reference manager for Google fans

Today, I’m going to present a reference manager for Google Fans Reserachers. The name is Paperpile and it’s a web-based reference manager that helps you to collect and organize your research papers in Chrome and stores your PDFs in Google Drive.

 

Main Features:

Built for Chrome

Paperpile uses the latest web technologies in Google Chrome to bring traditional desktop-only advanced […]

By |Thursday, October 17 2013|Research|Comments Off on Paperpile: A reference manager for Google fans

Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 5th 2013)

This week I recommend the following posts and papers:

1. What to do with papers that are continually rejected. This post is very interesting, because its author explains what to do in this situation that many authors have been or are when they don’t achieve to publish a scientific paper. Link

2. Best Practices for Writing […]

By |Friday, October 4 2013|Research|Comments Off on Weekly summary about research on Social Sciences (October, 5th 2013)

PhD Dissertation: Diseño de una Metodología de Política Pública de I+D+i para el Desarrollo de la Capacidad de la Innovación en el Sector PYMIS del estado Bolívar, Venezuela

Last week I was on a dissertation evaluating the work entitled “Diseño de una Metodología de Política Pública de I+D+i para el Desarrollo de la Capacidad de la Innovación en el Sector PYMIS del estado Bolívar, Venezuela” of the PhD Candidate Edgar Alexander Piñero, whose supervisor has been the Professor Carlos Rodríguez Monroy (Universidad […]

By |Wednesday, October 2 2013|Research|Comments Off on PhD Dissertation: Diseño de una Metodología de Política Pública de I+D+i para el Desarrollo de la Capacidad de la Innovación en el Sector PYMIS del estado Bolívar, Venezuela